Posts Tagged "Fulham"

Match Of The Week: Fulham 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur

Match Of The Week: Fulham 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur

By on Mar 6, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 6 comments

As quietly as a mouse, spring has sprung. The FA Cup quarter-final between Fulham and Tottenham Hotspur this afternoon is a 5.20 kick-off, but the sun is still glittering on the River Thames behind Craven Cottage as the teams kick off and the football season, which, throughout the winter months, starts to take on the feel of being endless, is starting to feel...

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Match Of The Week: Fulham 3-0 Manchester United

Match Of The Week: Fulham 3-0 Manchester United

By on Dec 20, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

Christmas is coming, and there is something in the air in the Premier League. A decade that has been remorselessly dominated by four clubs and four clubs alone is ending with at least three of those four clubs showing signs of wear and tear. Normal service may well be resumed in the new year, but for now the rest of the Premier League has scented blood and is going...

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Sir Bobby Robson – 1933-2009

By on Jul 31, 2009 in Latest, Opinion | 3 comments

It has been a very sad day for football on the eve of the new season. We have lost one of us. It is, perhaps, a reflection of the hole in the heart of English football that we should mourn a football man whose greatest single attribute was nothing more or less than a sense of common decency. It is football’s loss and our loss that we may never in a quite...

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Match Of The Week: Fulham 0-4 Manchester United

By on Mar 8, 2009 in Latest | 2 comments

It is a shame that, this year, the FA Cup has become the competition that best represents the poisonous inequality that cuts through English football like a hot knife through butter. Manchester United and Chelsea sailed through on Saturday, and Arsenal brushed Burnley aside to set up what is likely to be a perfunctory quarter-final against Hull City. We said it last...

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Match Of The Week: Swansea City 1-1 Fulham

By on Feb 15, 2009 in Latest | 2 comments

For those of us in our mid-30s, Swansea City left a pretty indelible mark. Our coming of age coincided with theirs, as they rocketed up to the First Division under the managership of John Toshack. They had a team of grizzled old pros, none of whom were done any favours by the fashion of the day to wear kits as tight as possible. The likes of Bob Latchford turned out...

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